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Vetus is about to launch its VD4 engine

Vetus is about to launch its VD4 engine

New propulsion system enables Azimut fuel efficiency
Yacht owners can enjoy fuel efficiency, a long cruising range and reduced emissions thanks to a new propulsion system. 09 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
1000hp engine boosts yacht power
A new 13-litre engine sees Volvo Penta move into the 1000hp leisure marine engine market for the first time. 04 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
Fischer Panda UK becomes Bellmarine distributor
Fischer Panda UK has been named the exclusive UK distributor for Netherlands-designed Bellmarine electric drive systems. 28 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Innovative joystick piloting system
Evinrude has launched a new joystick piloting system designed for boats equipped with two Evinrude E-TEC G2 150hp to 300hp engines. 26 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
All-terrain propulsion tackles muddy water
Metal Shark and Angelle Development have partnered to introduce a new all-terrain propulsion system designed to operate in extreme shallow water, riverine and mud flat environments. 26 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
New features for HydroComp PropCad
HydroComp PropCad has new features for weedless, cleaver and surface-piercing style propellers. In addition it complies with updated classification society thickness rules, has improved CAD/CAM export and a greater control of edge radius conditions. 24 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
BRP extends Evinrude service coverage
BRP’s service coverage on all Evinrude E-TEC and Evinrude E-TEC G2 engines has been extended to 31 July, to match the continuation of Evinrude’s ‘Run Fearless’ sales event. 13 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Volvo Penta acquires Seven Marine
Volvo Penta has entered the outboard market having struck a deal to become the majority owner of US-based outboard motor manufacturer Seven Marine. 07 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Barrus to expand to new site
After a seven-year search, E.P. Barrus – that celebrates 100 years in 2017 - has finally found a new site that will enable it to consolidate its operations under one roof and remain in Bicester. 02 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Torqeedo’s batteries have greater range and longer run time
Battery technology is continually moving forward and electric propulsion company Torqeedo is just one to take advantage of this. 01 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Prop efficiency to be researched by Teignbridge Propellers
Teignbridge Propellers received a £3m grant to research prop efficiency last year with much of the work to be carried out from a new vessel due to be launched later this summer, writes Katina Read. 30 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Transfluid system is just the solution
The Transfluid HM560 hybrid and electric driveline system provides an environmentally friendly and cost-effective solution to diesel power, so says Louise Woolley, marketing manager of driveline company MIT. 30 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Four-cylinder engine from Vetus
Vetus launched its new six-cylinder D-Line engine range at METSTRADE last year. Now, the company is about to launch a new four-cylinder engine that will include all the features and benefits of its larger cousin. 27 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
MarShip’s Diesel Duck removes water and contaminants down to two microns
MarShip’s Diesel Duck is designed to be a lightweight, portable de-watering and cleaning unit. 27 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
SeaStar extends its Optimus EPS system
Electronic marine steering and control systems company SeaStar Solutions, has extended its Optimus EPS system to cover Mercury Verado outboards. 26 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Remanufactured parts improve the cost of ownership
With the annual cost of running a vessel constantly rising, leisure craft owners are looking for ways of reducing maintenance and repair costs without reducing quality says Eric Hyder marine new equipment sales manager, Finning UK & Ireland. 23 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Three-year development for new engine
Suzuki Marine has launched its newest model, the DF350A, after a three-year development period. 20 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Emissions are reduced by 90%
Swedish engine manufacturer Scania has launched its 13-litre DI13M IMO Tier III compliant marine engine. 19 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Wärtsilä hybrid power
Global technology group Wärtsilä has introduced what it claims to be the marine sector's first hybrid power module of its type which aims to set a new industry benchmark for marine hybrid propulsion. 12 Jun 2017 - Boating Business
Yanmar is America’s Cup Official Marine Engines Partner
Yanmar has signed to be the official marine engines partner for the 35th America’s Cup. 01 Jun 2017 - Boating Business